Amanda Bingson

Living the Dream
Las Vegas, NV University of Nevada, Las Vegas Manhattan, KS

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'My coach told me I was too fat' - ESPN Video
Amanda Bingson Serves As USATF Foundation Mentor
American Track and Field Superstar Amanda Bingson Is a Winner in our Book

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Amanda Bingson

Born in Victorville, CA, Amanda attended Silverado H.S. in Las Vegas, Nevada prior to the University of Nevada Las Vegas, where she earned a degree in Sports Psychology. A relative newcomer to the event, Amanda has excelled with the Hammer. While competing for the Rebels, she earned four Mountain West titles and placed third at the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Amanda had a breakout year in 2012, during which she suprised the field by qualifying for the Olympics with a second place finish at the Trials. Now a mainstay…

About Amanda

  • Coach: Kibwé Johnson
  • Agent: John Nubani
  • Training hurdles: IT Band, Shoulder, Back, Knee, Calf, and Hamstring Problems
  • Special skills: Personal Training, Coaching, Public Speaking, and Child Program Leadership

Bio Image courtesy of Kevin Morris Photographer


Team Amanda:

Interview from Moscow World Championships (2013)

Road to Rio: Meet Olympic hammer thrower Amanda Bingson

Had such a blast in Chicago with @toribowie @aprilrossbeach and @christenpress for the…

RT @CPHspeak: #ESPNWChicago listening to @AmandaBingson @toribowie @AprilRossBeach @lauramarcinek talk about body image & #confidence w/@ip…